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HER Number:MDV29934
Name:Lizwell Horse Engine House, Widecombe in the Moor

Summary

Range of farm buildings and engine house. Built between 1844 and 1889. Granite rubble. Roofs covered with corrugated iron, except for the engine house which has real slate lightly covered with cement. U-shaped plan, the ground storey containing shippons and a root house.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 706 743
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SW/99/2
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HORSE ENGINE HOUSE (XIX - 1844 AD to 1889 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.


English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

WIDECOMBE-IN- SX 77 SW THE-MOOR 6/184 Range of farm buildings and engine - house about 20 metres south of Lizwell Farmhouse-GV II
Range of farm buildings and engine house. Built between 1844 and 1889. Granite rubble. Roofs covered with corrugated iron, except for the engine house which has real slate lightly covered with cement. U-shaped plan, the ground storey containing shippons and a root house. Upper part of the base of the U is a bank barn with engine house behind 2 storeys. Doorways have plain granite lintel. Barn has 2 ventilation slits just below the eaves. At right-hand end is a stone staircase. Source: tithe map of 1844 (Devon Record Office) and 6 in. Ordnance Survey Map of 1889.
Listing NGR: SX7067274386

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #86658 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV29933Part of: Lizwell Farmstead, Widecombe in the Moor (Monument)
MDV29935Related to: Farm buildings at Lizwell Farm, Widecombe in the Moor (Building)
MDV29212Related to: Lizwell Farmhouse, Widecombe in the Moor (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 22 2013 2:34PM